Regulatory Criminal Defence Lawyer Job In West Yorkshire

Regulatory Criminal Defence Lawyer

  • £25 per hour
  • Posted: 04/02/2019
  • West Yorkshire
  • Job Ref: 215275355
  • Temporary

Job Details

Regulatory/Criminal Lawyer, Leeds/York, 2+ PQE – An exciting opportunity for an ambitious lawyer to join our client's successful Regulatory and White Collar Crime team. Call us now on 0121 454 1004.

JOB TITLE: Regulatory/Criminal Lawyer
LOCATION: West Yorkshire/South Yorkshire
SALARY: Generous

The successful candidate will be expected to advise and represent businesses as well as individuals, on a whole range of regulatory and corporate defence matters. You will be defending corporates and individuals facing investigation or prosecution for alleged criminal regulatory offences. Ideally, you will have experience of defending suspects at PACE interviews, and of preparing defence cases on guilty and non-guilty pleas at all levels. The successful Regulatory Lawyer will be a confident advocate but equally, be able to work effectively as part of a team and with Counsel and experts.

Our client is seeking a Regulatory/Criminal Lawyer with a highly commercial approach who can protect clients from the negative consequences of an investigation or prosecution. You will ideally have experience of defending against some or all of the wide range of regulatory bodies including HSE, EA, HMRC, CQC, SFO, the Police and Local Authorities. Experience of or an interest in defending road traffic prosecutions will be advantageous. The successful candidate will have PQE in criminal regulatory defence work although individuals from a Legal Aid background will be considered. You will be pro-active, driven, professional and flexible as well as being friendly and a good team player.

Our client is a well-established law firm with numerous offices located around the North East. Their Regulatory And Crime team is recognised in the Legal 500 directory for the quality of its work and as a result, has gained regional and national presence. This successful team acts for all types of business in all sectors of industry and commerce, as well as for high net worth individuals.

Contact Kaye Thumpston at eNL on 0121 454 1004 for a confidential discussion or email attaching your most up to date CV.

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